$1 Million Boston HIPAA Fine Levied for Illegally Filming Patients

Close to $1 million in HIPAA fines have been levied against three Boston-area hospitals for serious HIPAA violations after illegally filming patients for a local TV series. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has issued HIPAA settlements to three different hospitals for HIPAA violations stemming from the filming of a TV series on their premises. ABC's "Boston Med" was filmed at [...]